Film still: Dries
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An intimate portrait of the Fashion Designer Dries Van Noten. This film offers an insight into the life, mind and creative heart of a Master Fashion Designer who, for more than 25 years, has remained independent in a landscape of fashion consolidation and globalization. Reiner Holzemer follows him for one year and witnesses the creation of four collections.
Documentary, 90 | 52 min. (2016)
A RH Film, co-produced by Aminata Productions and RTBF, Télévision belge, in association with ARTE G.E.I.E. - VRT - Canvas.
Language versions: English, German, French, Flemish.
Supported by Centre du Cinéma et de l'Audiovisuel de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles, FilmFernsehFonds Bayern and VOO.
CPH:DOX, Copenhagen (World premiere)
Moritz Feed Dog, Barcelona
Int. Dok Film Festival Munich (German premiere)
DocAviv, Tel Aviv
Sheffield International Documentary Festival
Sydney Film Festival
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"Personally I think the film was most successful showing Dries in his element with all his little quirks: in his house and walking in his garden, in meetings at the studio, hanging out with Patrick, or those little moments backstage at the shows, says Spencer Phipps, creative director of PHIPPS INTERNATIONAL and former menswear designer at Dries van Noten, who appears in the film.
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"The thing is, of course, we gave full liberty to [filmmaker] Reiner [Holzemer]," says the designer. "It was quite uncomfortable sometimes but that's the reality."